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voters in the star city decide who they want in office. president obama - "he influenced a generation of judges, lawyers and students and profoundly shaped the legal landscape." the nation mourns the loss of supreme court justice scalia ... the president's plans for his successor. meredith conyers sr. / pulled man from burning car - "he was just moaning and groaning and i guess basically he was in pain." and... not your typical commute to work ... how a virginia man saved a driver's life. good evening and thanks for joining us for wsls 10 at eleven. i'm brie jackson. bitter cold temperatures tonight along with a winter storm on the way. storm team 10 has been tracking the cold and the developing storm. for more on what we can expect let's check in with alan auglis. alan ... wind chill advisory in effect
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winter storm watch in effect sunday afternoon through noon tuesday for snow, sleet and freezing rain. tonight: clear and blustery with lows in the single digits to low teens. wind chills in the single digits to below 0. sunday: clouds thicken and cold with highs in the upper 20s to low 30s. sunday night: snow develops with lows in the low 20s. monday: snow transitions over to a wintry mix of sleet then freezing rain by monday afternoon and evening. highs in the low to mid 30s. tuesday: morning freezing rain or rain ends by midday. highs in the mid 40s. wednesday: partly sunny
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after a record turnout at today's roanoke firehouse primary. residents cast their votes for who could be the next mayor of the star city. wsls ten's duke carter is live in roanoke. duke it's been a long day. what can you tell us? the chair of the democratic the chair of the democratic committee says they were not expecting a huge turnout mainly because of the cold weather. they printed out 4 thousand ballots and they say by 3 this afternoon half were already used. i spoke with some of them and say the average wait time was about 30-40 minutes. voted --- including millenials. they say they want to see ronaoke grow. the polls closed at seven clock. check in with virginia today tomorrow morning for
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tonight the country mourns the loss of justice antonin expecting a huge turnout mainly because of the cold weather. they printed out 4 thousand ballots and they say by 3 this afternoon half were already used. i spoke with some of them and say the average wait time was about 30-40 minutes. but despite the wait people voted --- including millenials. they the loss of justice antonin scalia. now the debate over what's next for the court is heating up in washington and across the country. flags at our nation's capitol are lowered to half staff to honor scalia. you're taking a live look at washington d-c. wsls 10's national correspondent mark meredith has more. the news of justice antonin scalia's death is sending shockwaves through the political, judicial, and business world. the sudden death of the 30- year veteran of the bench leaves
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questions about the future of the court and what options president obama has next to to fill the seat. a loss for the court and the country. the death of 79- year-old supereme court justice antonin scalia will have an impact on american lives for generations to come. "obama bite here" video of scalia nominated and confirmed in 1986 by ronald reagan. justice scalia helped to lead the court's conservative 5-4 majority. within just hours of his death - conservatives - including presidential candidates rushed to defend his legacy. "rubio bite here" "cruz bite here " and while the future of the court will be debated on the campaign trail - its president obama who will spend his final his final year in office defining his legacy with a nominee for the court.
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be easy - already senate republicans - who hold jurisidiction over confirming a nominee are asking the white house to wait until after the election. mitch mconnell - the senate majority leader - writing quote: statement "the american people should have a voice in the selection of their next supreme court justice. therefore, this vacancy, should not be filled until we have a new president" mark the court can operate with a vacancy - but its not clear if the cases already on tracked to be heard or decided could be delayed. justice scalaa leaves behind a wife and nine children. in washington, im mark meredith. republican presidential candidates threw political punches at a debate in south carolina. the party's six remaining candidates faced off
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carolina primary. over topics including healthcare ... immigration and president obama's next appointment to the supreme court. sen. ted cruz / r presidential candidate - "the senate needs to stand strong and say we're not going to give up the u.s. supreme court for a generation by allowing barack obama to make one more liberal appointee." meanwhile-- democrats hillary clinton and bernie sanders get ready to bring the heat in nevada. that primary is next saturday. students at washington and lee university have predicted who they think will win the 2016 presidential election. and it's donald trump! over 1300 delegates predicted trump will win the race for the white house. ted cruz came in second and marco rubio rounded up the top three. students also nominated kentucky governor matt bevin for vice president. out of the 25 conventions --- students have been right 19 times.
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a man is dead after being hit by a train in pittsylvania county. it happened on northside drive after nine this morning. gretna police say 70 year old walter davis was crossing the train tracks when he was hit by a norfolk southern train. the incident remains under investigation. talk about a good samaritan. a virginia man saves a life following a car crash in henrico county. 65 year old meredith conyers senior says he was on his to work around four this morning when he noticed a car engulfed in smoke. conyers says his first instinct was to get out and see if anyone was in the car ... and was surprised a man was inside screaming for help. meredith conyers sr. / pulled man from burning car - "i pulled him through the driver side window and got him out that way. then i pulled him maybe ten feet from the car. by that time the car was engulfed in flames." crews extinguished the blaze and transported the
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speaking with police... conyers continued on to work for the day. new at 11... hundreds gather to raise money and awareness death. the roanoke heart ball took place tonight. for the american heart association. organizers say close to 400 people attended this year's event. it includes dancing...a live auction and more. people were out having a good times and raising money for training and more mandy ball / co- chair 2016 heart ball 10:33:29 we also tell the stories of survivors whether it is a stroke or a heart attack. we share those stories so people see how it reaches every person in the state of virginia organizers say they hope to raise close to $200,000 for the american heart association. still ahead -- alan will have another check of your storm team 10 forecast.
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this bale of hay almost derailed the ranch. when a wildfire raged through elkhorn ranch, the sudden loss of pasture became a serious problem for a family business. faced with horses that needed feeding the owners were forced to place an emergency order of hay. thankfully, mary miller banks with chase for business. and with a complete view of her finances, she could control her cash flow, and keep the ranch running. chase for business.
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wind chill advisory in effect until 10 am sunday. winter storm watch in effect sunday afternoon through noon tuesday for snow, sleet and freezing rain. tonight: clear and blustery with lows in the single digits to low teens. wind chills in the single digits to below 0. sunday: clouds thicken and cold with highs in the upper 20s to low 30s. sunday night: snow develops with lows in the low 20s. monday: snow transitions over to a wintry mix of sleet then freezing rain by monday
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tuesday: morning freezing rain or rain ends by midday. highs in the mid 40s. wednesday: partly sunny showers. the high 47. thursday: mostly sunny and chilly with highs in the low 40s. friday: a warming trend begins with highs around 50 with a mix of sun and clouds. saturday: a low pressure brings our next chance for precipitation which would be rain with temperatures in the upper 50s. wind chill advisory in effect until 10 am sunday. winter storm watch in effect
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through noon tuesday for snow, sleet and freezing rain. tonight: clear and blustery with lows in the single digits to low teens. wind chills in the single digits to below 0. sunday: clouds thicken and cold with highs in the upper 20s to low 30s. sunday night: snow develops with lows in the low 20s. monday: snow transitions over to a wintry mix of sleet then freezing rain by monday afternoon and evening. highs in the low to mid 30s. tuesday: morning
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midday. highs in the mid 40s. wednesday: partly sunny and milder with mountain snow showers. the high 47. thursday: mostly sunny and chilly with highs in the low 40s. friday: a warming trend begins with highs around 50 with a mix of sun and clouds. saturday: a low pressure brings our next chance for precipitation which would be
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coming up -- an nba player returns to his roanoke roots. how he's hoping to become role model to students in the
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this weekend was a slam dunk at william fleming high school ... as a famous alum paid a visit. troy daniels....aroanok e native and shooting guard for the charlotte hornets returned home after his high school jersey, number 30 was retired. although basketball has taken him across the u.s., he says he wanted to come home to talk to kids about hard work, dedication and making positive
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troy daniels / charlotte hornets - "thats what i built my career on. that's what i built my life on, is hard work. i just want them to know that you can't get anywhere if you don't put in the work. i just want to reiterate that to these guys." daniels says he hopes to serve as a role model for kids across southwest virginia the nba all-star festivities are underway in toronto..where roanoke's jj redick was in the mix.. and the cavs...with a down to the wire..thriller...at
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roanoke's own jj redick...represen ting the clippers in the nba three point shootout.. jj....torched the twin for 20 points in the five rack shootout... tieing for third place with two others.. so--only three advance, so they had a three way shootout.. jj edged rockets all star james hardin by a point...but was nipped by the suns devin booker....to get eliminated. klay thompson of the golden state warriors ..won the competition.. uva's accomplished a lot of great things on the hardwoods in recent years. winning at cameron indoor...is not one of them. tony bennett's team has won 7 straight...as they've climbed to number 7 in the nation--
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freshman brandon ingram...gave duke a boost..pouring in 25 points with a hot hand.. uva..counters with malcolm brogdon..on the break second half..for 2 of his 18.. this one came to the wire.. it's watch..harial shayok....the fake shot pass to brogdon for the improbable over the shoulder reverse layup.. uva by one...10 seconds left.. but duke..final possession...it's grayson allen gets it back..and somehow gets the shot off in the lane... it drops..at the buzzer..and duke has beaten uva at cameron...17 straight times.. 63-62 the final.. tony bennett:".....you know i watch the replay but it looked like marielle really did a good job they had six seconds he spread out any made grayson had a hard shot i kind of joked with coach k after i said i think he traveled and coach said i think he got fouled so that was what we said as we embraced each other but it was a big league play." mike
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thought we aren't it and if they would've won they would've earned it and i thought both teams were deserving of winning and that's what makes makes a great game." wipe coach huggins and company looking for their 8th straight win hosting tcu in morgantown. -"press virginia' in effect early.. wvu gets the steal and jonathan holton makes the layup.. they go up 22-7. -tcu trying to hang.. j.d. miller on the inbounds to chauncey collins who's going to slam down the dunk! -mountaineers really pulling away in the 2nd half.. in transition.. tosses it up to holton for the bucket. -and devin williams going to the hoop.. makes the basket and gets the and-1 as wvu rolls 73- 42. some more college scores from today..big south winthrop hit a jumper at the buzzer to beat the radford's men's team 86-84. liberty by a single ponit over longwood... ------------------------------ -- women's scores the opening of nascar-- with the non- points..sprint unlimited..
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racing..for money... and just money... all bets are off... to daytona..were 25 of the finest drivers in the world..get ready to roll... speed. 24 laps in...brian vickers..subbing for the injured tony stewart...has a tire problem and gets loose..he's into the wall that's a hard lick. and his night is over.. later...lap 44....the rare occurence..the 48 of jimmie johnson is spinning into the infield... his night is done... this race..would go into the overtime period..where denny hamlin would get the victory for joe gibbs racing... the commonwealth kid was in the lead when the caution came out... he's your top ten.. here's your top ten.. crazy night and lots of carnage... phil mickelson has taken control at pebble beach, wisconsin takes down #2 maryland 70-57
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team..wrapped up the acc dual meet title last night against nc state.. today they hammered duke 31-9 lite o nite.. at pebble beach.. bill murray up to his usual hijinx..getting some help to lift a golf announcer up... meanwhile..phil mickelson..doing the same on the course.. he's taken the lead after three
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>> we're all still voting for her, right? >> yes. >> absolutely. >> sure. >> cool, cool, cool, me too. except i think i'm voting for bernie. >> me too. >> you are? >> so am i. >> hillary has every single thing i want in a president, but she's no bernie. turn down the light ss turn down the bed turn down these voices inside my head lay down with me tell me no lies just hold me close don't patronize >> i mean, i like hillary's

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